Governor, 1998 Election

Primary Reform

Date: September 15, 1998
Cycle: 1998
Office: Governor
State: Minnesota
District: Statewide
Candidate Gender Running mate Party Votes Percent Margin
Jesse Ventura Man Mae Schunk (Woman) Reform 17,169 100.00 +100.00

Ventura was a resident of Maple Grove and former professional wrestler, actor, and Mayor of Brooklyn Park (1991-1995); Schunk was an educator from Inver Grove Heights.


  • Minnesota Election Results 1998, Election Division, Secretary of State (p. 5).